College Admissions Info

emthresh10
emthresh10
University at Oneonta - SUNY ‘18
BS, Mathematics, Statistics

Profile Overview

Profile contains
  • Test Scores
  • High School Performance
  • Extracurriculars & Awards
  • Personal statement
  • 5 advice topics

Student Background

I'm a sophomore at SUNY Oneonta, double majoring in Mathematics and Statistics.
From: Elmira Heights , New York
Gender: Female
Race/Ethnicity: White Non-Hispanic
Legacy: Other Family Member
Admission: Regular Decision
Applied To: 2 schools
Accepted At: SUNY Oneonta, SUNY Cortland
Denied At:
Waitlisted At:
Withdrew From:
Is English First Language: Yes

Test Scores

1900
SAT
Converted SAT Score: 1350
Highest SAT: 1900
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High School Performance

4.17
GPA
Top 1%
Rank
High School Type: Public
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Academic Performance in High School: Steady

Extracurriculars & Awards

Sports: Basketball, Cross Country, Softball
Extracurricular Activities: Community Cleanup / Service, Homecoming committee, Key Club, Library Volunteer, Math Team, National Honor Society, Prom Committee, Rotary Club, School Band, Student Council / Government, Yearbook
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College Application Essays

Personal Statement: Story central to identity
564 Words
A sense of responsibility is an attribute that everyone should hold. As the oldest of four children, I have always had this. My parents have to rely on me to be responsible, not only for myself but for my brother and sisters. They need to be able to trust me and they can. There are a lot of instances where I have to step up and take care of my siblings. School has always been a top priority. Starting in...









Additional Essay Details:
121 Words
For the personal statement, I based my essay off of one I had used for my National Honor Society essay. I chose the general statement option because I knew that it would allow me to present myself in the best way. I could explain my responsibilities, experiences, volunteer work and dedication without being tied down to one specific idea. However, I would pick an essay topic that is not only the easiest to write but the one that showcases who...



College Admissions Advice

My favorite course thus far, and why
155 Words
In school, we have a lot of general education requirements which means we have to take classes from a variety of areas and subjects other than our major. At first, I found it really annoying that I couldn't just jump into my core classes, after all, I'm...





What I now know about my school that I never would have known prior to enrolling
41 Words
The sense of community. Seeing familiar faces walking to and from classes...





What I’d change about my application process
29 Words
I wish I had done Early Decision mostly because...





Whether I took out loans or applied for scholarships, and my advice
94 Words
I would definitely suggest exhausting your scholarship options before anything else. For just a little bit of your time, you can save so much money on school. If...





My advice about getting recommenders
175 Words
Seriously, make sure you pick someone who knows you well! Asking someone who doesn't know you well will lead to a subpar recommendation and that's not their fault. It's hard to right a strong recommendation for someone you don't know. Also make sure the person you're asking is familiar with your character, personality,...